The Sodium Debate: Pros and Cons

The sodium debate is one that is longstanding. Camps are divided between those who believe in reducing overall sodium intake to improve blood pressure and hypertension, and those who believe there is little scientific fact to point to that reduced sodium equates to better health and improved health measurements. This webcast is made up of a well-respected panel of experts to better understand the issues at the heart of this important debate.

You will better understand:

  • The AMA’s new recommendations relative to sodium in take
  • Scientific facts relative to whether or not sodium intake is harmful to the body, and at what levels
  • Trends around developing sodium-reduced products
  • What the public is asking for relative to reduced sodium products

Intended Audience(s): Product Developers, Management, Sales & Marketing, Research Staff, Regulators
Learning Level(s): Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced
Member Registration Fee: $55
Presentation Date: 01/08/10 12:00 AM


Dr Roger A Clemens, CFS, DrPH

Dr Stephen Havas

American Medical Association

Morton Satin

Steven Rubow

Leo J. Shapiro & Associates, LLC